Power Broker

As head of the B.C. Transmission Corporation, David Emerson will be a key architect of the city’s (and the province’s) economic future
By John Cathro and Paul Webster

For David Emerson, the past year has been a wild ride. At the Beijing Olympics in 2008, he was Canada’s top representative. Back in Ottawa, he was the country’s minister of foreign affairs (and B.C.’s top Tory). Then, in September of last year, Prime Minister Stephen Harper called a snap election and the one man who could claim to be a close confidant of both Harper and B.C. premier Gordon Campbell was out of a job… Read the full article at Vancouver Magazine.